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Emy Machnow

Full name: Emmy Gunilla "Emy" Machnow (-Almberg)
Gender: Female
Born: September 1, 1897 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 23, 1974 in Malmö, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: Malmö SS, Malmö (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Emy Machnow completed her swimming career after winning a bronze medal with the Swedish freestyle relay team at the Antwerpen Olympics in 1920. She was Swedish Champion in 1913 and 1915-17 in the 100 freestyle and was the 1919 Nordic Champion. While pursuing her swimming career, Machnow studied at the then Stockholm University College of Physical Education and Sports (GCI), now the Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences (GIH), from which she graduated in 1919.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden SWE Final Standings 3
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